Press releases relating to issues under the remit of the Department are listed chronologically below. For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Equality/Disability
Financial Shared Services
Garda & Policing
Immigration/Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Northern Ireland
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

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22/09/2014
New appointments to the National Disability Authority announced
20/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald calls for greater focus on reducing reoffending
17/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald publishes Strategic Review of Penal Policy
16/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald announces major immigration civilianisation initiative
15/09/2014
100 new Garda recruits enter Templemore in first intake since 2009 - Minister for Justice promises seamless ongoing recruitment
14/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald announces the closure of the Mountjoy Prison Separation Unit
12/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald releases 2013 Report of Irish Central Authority for International Child Abduction
12/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald publishes Inspector of Prisons Report titled ‘An Overview of Mountjoy Prison Campus with particular emphasis on the Separation Unit’
12/09/2014
Publication of Inspector of Prisons Omnibus Report of investigations into the deaths of prisoners - 1st January 2012 to 11th June 2014
10/09/2014
Minister Fitzgerald launches Parole Board Annual Report for 2013